Mayor Joe Behnken has appointed new Village Clerk/Collector/FOIA Officer.
Amy Benwell of New Athens began in the position on Monday, November 8th, 2021. Amy replaces Michelle Neff who previously resigned from the position.
Mayor Behnken also appointed village trustee Steve Newbold to the position of Vice President of the Board of Trustees.
Newbold is current chairman of the Finance and Audit Committee, Public Property and Parks and Cemetery Committees.
The Mayor stated that Amy brings a wealth of experience with her in administration and financial management and looks forward to working with her.
Behnken further stated that he looks forward to working with Newbold on several issues and projects.
Newbold has worked with the Mayor and chaired four Cov-19 vaccination events, lead the efforts to bring the Sparta Community Hospital mobile clinic to town and has worked on several other issues and projects.